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FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 file photo, Kenya's Attorney General Githu Muigai, right, speaks with a petition lawyer, Benjamin Musyoki, left, after the Supreme Court judgement of the petitions over President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in a repeat vote, at the Supreme court in Nairobi, Kenya. Kenya's attorney general warned Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 that the opposition's move to "inaugurate" its leader Raila Odinga next week to protest the recent presidential election would amount to treason. (AP Photo/Sayyid Abdul Azim, File)
December 07, 2017 - 6:12 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's attorney general warned Thursday that the opposition's move to "inaugurate" its leader Raila Odinga next week to protest the recent presidential election would amount to treason. Attorney General Githu Muigai's comments came a day after the United States urged Odinga's...
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In this Dec. 1, 2017 photo, former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn leaves federal court in Washington. A whistleblower has told House Democrats that during President Donald Trump's inauguration speech, Flynn texted a former business associate to say a private nuclear proposal Flynn had lobbied for would have his support in the White House. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
December 06, 2017 - 5:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — As Donald Trump delivered his presidential inaugural address last January, his national security adviser Michael Flynn told a former business associate in text messages that a private plan to build nuclear reactors in the Mideast was "good to go" and that U.S. sanctions hobbling...
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The DHL pack station is pictured at the corner of Kantstrasse and Roseggerstrasse, form where the parcel bomb was sent, in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. German authorities said the suspicious package containing nails that led to a bomb scare on a Christmas market in Potsdam was part of a blackmailing plot against the delivery company. Brandenburg state Interior Minister Karl-Heinz Schroeter told reporters the package was part of a scheme to extort millions of euros from delivery company DHL. (Gregor Fischer/dpa via AP)
December 04, 2017 - 8:29 am
BERLIN (AP) — German officials said Monday they have secured a suspicious package delivered to a state governor's office and were investigating it for possible explosives. Thuringia governor Bodo Ramelow told the dpa news agency that police were alerted by workers in the office in Erfurt and have...
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Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn arrives at federal court in Washington, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. Court documents show Flynn, an early and vocal supporter on the campaign trail of President Donald Trump whose business dealings and foreign interactions made him a central focus of Mueller's investigation, will admit to lying about his conversations with Russia's ambassador to the United States during the transition period before Trump's inauguration. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
December 01, 2017 - 9:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Flynn, the retired general who vigorously campaigned at Donald Trump's side and then served as his first national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about reaching out to the Russians on Trump's behalf and said members of the president's inner...
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November 30, 2017 - 11:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan has formally invited President Donald Trump to deliver his first State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Jan. 30. Trump delivered a speech to Congress last February, a month after entering office. But that was not officially a State of...
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Supporters of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta engage in rock-throwing clashes with police during his inauguration ceremony after trying to storm through gates to get in and being tear-gassed, at Kasarani stadium in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is being sworn in on Tuesday, ending a months-long election drama that saw the first vote nullified by the country's top court and the second boycotted by the opposition. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
November 28, 2017 - 2:00 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the inauguration of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The United States is congratulating Kenya on President Uhuru Kenyatta's inauguration but says it's "deeply concerned" about ongoing political tensions. U.S. State Department...
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November 19, 2017 - 6:44 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish officials have banned all events by lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights groups in the country's capital. The ban took effect Saturday for an "indefinite" period and applies to all LGBTI film screenings, theaters, panels and exhibitions. The Ankara governor's...
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In this Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017 photo, Mississippi State University president Mark Keenum, stands next to a life sized statue of then President Ulysses S. Grant, one of the exhibits in the new presidential museum that is part of the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library in the Mitchell Memorial Library in Starkville, Miss. Mississippi State University will launch the new library and exhibit space housing Grant’s papers and artifacts on Nov. 30. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
November 16, 2017 - 3:43 am
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Ulysses S. Grant, the Union general who won the Civil War and later the presidency, is back in Mississippi in a way few would have imagined not long ago. The Southern state where Grant famously crushed the Confederate stronghold at Vicksburg is becoming home to his newly...
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Graphic shows control of state legislatures and governor’s offices; 3c x 6 inches; 146 mm x 152 mm;
November 12, 2017 - 10:37 am
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Democrats have hit the political trifecta in New Jersey and Washington state, seizing complete control of the governor's office and legislative chambers in the 2017 elections. Time to let fly with a big liberal agenda? Maybe, but taking a few modest steps to the left is...
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In this Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 photo, young girls play together in Colorado City, Ariz. The community on the Utah-Arizona border has been home for more than a century to a polygamous sect that is an offshoot of mainstream Mormonism. The community is undergoing a series of changes as the sect's control of the town slips away amid government evictions and crackdowns. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
November 03, 2017 - 3:59 am
HILDALE, Utah (AP) — A polygamous group that has controlled a remote community on the Utah-Arizona border is slowly losing its grip on power. For more than a century, the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has made its home among the red rocks in tiny Hildale, Utah. But...
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